Review: Serenya’s Song by Mysti Parker

By JccKeith This book is the second in a trilogy about Tallenmere with the first book being A Ranger’s Tale.  I have not read the first book but Serenya’s Song was written so well it was able to easily stand alone.  I was taken into the story by the compelling beginning: A man brings his […]


Very Inspiring Blogger Award!!

I was nominated for a Very Inspiring Blogger Award by Kristen at Random Musings from the KristenHead .  This is my first time being nominated for this award and I couldn’t be happier.  I finally feel like people are reading my posts and that makes me smile.  I’m thrilled some found them inspiring.  Check out my original […]

Ostentatious Intellectuals

“Ostentatious intellectual types raised their fragile glasses merrily in a raucous celebration of the prevalent overuse of adjectives and adverbs in everyday sentences everywhere and then sadly went ballistic when they were unceremoniously outed as attempting to sound much more intelligent than they truly were.” It’s Saturday so I’m ranting about something.  This time, it […]

Fear of Writing a Romance Novel

Editing my book tonight, I had to inquire to some friends.  I sent them each a paragraph with a question about the wording.  My question was “does this sound too romance novelishy?”  Did I use the word novelishy?  Yes because I like to make up words – more importantly, I like to add ish to […]

Ending to Distant Episode of Rogue Mission

“Saissae,” Tenir’s mind silently called to his goddess. It was a natural instinct of his body to call for her aid in times of duress.  All Forlay held a connection to Saissae.  She would sweep in to save them in times of trouble when the need was dire.  But on this occasion, Saissae was beyond […]

Distant Episode: The Continuation

Yesterday I posted a snippet from my novel Guardians of Ayan.  It was a distant episode of Rogue Mission.  Summing it up: Ariele has been kidnapped by the bad guy – the Vidaran sorcerer named Orlan and he wants Tenir in exchange for her freedom.  Tenir is our hero, along with the Arben warrior Larcel. […]

Distant Episode of Rogue Mission

It’s been a while since I wrote any new episodes of Rogue Mission.  For those craving some Tenir action, I thought I would post a snippet of a Rogue Mission episode found in my novel Guardians of Ayan.  Enjoy. “What do you want?” Larcel demanded as he glared at Orlan. Glancing over to the far corner […]

$50 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway and Trail of Bones Book Blast!

Trail of Bones Tour Schedule Ready for a new adventure? Are you a fan of fantasy, young adult, science fiction and action stories? “No mercy, No rules – Welcome to the Trail of Bones!” Run with Purpose – battle cry of the Shade Wolves Magnus, the runt of a litter of Shade Wolves, wants nothing […]

Book Reviewer Yellow Pages

This is a wonderful resource for any author or publisher that wants to get their book reviewed. There are hundreds of detailed listings, explaining each book reviewer’s preferred submission guidelines, contact information, turnaround time, and genre preferences. The book also includes a section in the back with author’s services, where an author can find an […]

“X never, ever marks the spot.” – Indiana Jones in

“X never, ever marks the spot.” – Indiana Jones in the Last Crusade. This line is from the beginning of the movie when Jones is teaching a class and talking about what archaeology is.  He says if you want facts, look to archaeology.  If you want truth, the Dr. Tyree’s philosophy class is right down the hall.  He […]